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bashing

Speaking or referring to another in a disparaging fashion.
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Since bashing cannot affect the period t inflation outcome, the weak administration minimizes period t losses by choosing not to bash regardless of whether the central bank cooperates or not.
Given these bashing decisions by the two types of administrations, the central bank's losses in period t will be
In this case, the central bank is "strong" since it is never influenced by threats of bashing by the administration.
Given this assumption, a weak administration now can pose as a strong administration by bashing the central bank when it acts noncooperatively.
If you look at my record of taking on rights when it wasn't popular, like standing up in an election year and saying that this is gay bashing on the floor of the Senate.
Senate and said, "That's gay bashing, and I'm not going to be a part of it, and that's wrong," I hope people will stand up for me in this race and give me the opportunity to fight for things that are right.
These factors have forced doctors at Al Dhaid Hospital, where the Indian boy was brought dead after the accident on Tuesday, to say that children less than 10 years should not be taken for dune bashing.
Dr Samar Suliman, head of the Accident and Emergency Department, said the hospital receives about 10 cases per month after accidents during desert safari in four-wheel drive vehicles or dune bashing in quad bikes.
Though the number of cases involving quad bikes are more, the hospital, which is the nearest to the desert safari sites in Sharjah's border areas, has also received many people injured during dune bashing in four-wheel drive as well.
I've tried it once and I strongly feel that children below 10 years shouldn't be allowed for dune bashing during desert safaris," said Dr Suliman.
The earlier gay bashings on Clapham Common were not communicated by the police to the wider LGBT community.
That is using seemingly hard evidence while bashing the competition to sell a product, process or point of view.